ITSG Ancona 2020

New Perspectives in International Trade and Factor Movements: Robots and the Environment

Due to the current COVID-19 emergency, the next meeting of the Italian Trade Study Group to be held in Ancona is postponed to November 13-14, 2020.

Submissions are invited on all topics in international trade. Papers exploring the implications of robots' adoption and environmental issues for international trade and factor movements are particularly welcome.


Topics of special interest include:
• Robotization of production, trade and reshoring
• Environmental implications of FDI
• Migration, environment and technology


Complete papers (or advanced drafts) should be submitted to the Segreteria Fondazione Masi - segreteria.fondazionemasi@ice.it - by September 20, 2020.

The acceptance of the papers will be notified no later than October 15, 2020.

The keynote lecture of the Workshop will be delivered by Gabriel Felbermayr, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and Kiel University.


The Scientific Committee of this meeting includes: Alessia Lo Turco (Università Politecnica delle Marche), Giulia Bettin (Università Politecnica delle Marche), Roberto Esposti (Università Politecnica delle Marche), Giulia Felice (Politecnico di Milano), Giorgia Giovannetti (Università di Firenze), Daniela Maggioni (Università Cà Foscari di Venezia), Gianluca Santoni (CEPII), Lucia Tajoli (Politecnico di Milano).


Logistic information about the meeting will be posted in due time on the this website

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